Flash Player Activation ?!

  muddypaws 05 Jan 13
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Why after the last Flash layer update do I get this:

"Flash Player Activation Your Flash Player is almost ready to be activated.

Step 1: Activate Your Flash Player

Dear xxxx

Your Flash Player is almost ready to be activated.

Please follow the link below to complete your registration:"

Never had it before and haven't activated it as it seems fishy.

Anyone else get it?

  SillBill 05 Jan 13

Doesn't sound right, where did the update come from?

  rdave13 05 Jan 13

If from email have a look here. Delete it.

Interesting article about Flash and JavaScript, http://www.downloadatoz.com/howto/activate-flash-player-in-ie-firefox,2155.html

  muddypaws 05 Jan 13
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SillBill

It came as the usual desktop notification. I installed that OK then received the email so I think it is probably as rdave13's

first link says. Flash Player is being watched by a third party.

Thanks rdave13. Have deleted both emails. (Had another today obviously because I hadn't

fallen for it.)

  muddypaws 12 Jan 13

Just had another 'activation' email.

Deleted it.

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